Princeton University Library Catalog

Mastering communication with seriously ill patients : balancing honesty with empathy and hope / Anthony Back, Robert Arnold, James Tulsky ; with contributions by Kelly Fryer-Edwards and Walter Baile.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Cambridge [England] : New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Description:
x, 158 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Taking your skills to the next level -- Getting a good start -- Talking about serious news -- Discussing evidence for making treatment decisions -- Discussing prognosis -- Between the big events -- Conducting a family conference -- Dealing with conflicts -- Transitions to end-of-life care -- Talking about dying -- Cultivating your skills.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0521706181
  • 9780521706186
LCCN:
2008054985
OCLC:
286430352
Related name:
RCP:
C - S